John Leaptrott


  • Doctor of Philosophy, 2005, Florida Atlantic University, Business Administration
  • Master of Business Administration, 1999, Nova Southeastern University
  • Bachelor of Science, 1972, Oregon State University, Business Administration

Areas of Specialization

  • Strategic Management
  • Small Business Management
  • Entrepreneurship


Prior to his academic career, Dr. Leaptrott was a partner in a local CPA firm for over 20 years. In this role he was an important advisor to numerous small business owners and entrepreneurs engaged in new venture startups. In addition, he was involved in starting and managing several small and medium sized businesses he owned or co owned. He has served as a volunteer in several education related public organizations and as a military reservist.

Office Location

Nonresident Faculty


Curriculum Vitae

Last updated: 8/14/2017

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